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Inspections of Bangladesh’s Garment Factories Identify Safety Gaps

International inspections of Bangladesh's garment factories have identified safety gaps that have led to the closure of two factories.  The inspections, sponsored by Western retailers, aim at improving safety standards in the world’s primary clothing supplier, where last year’s deadly building collapse highlighted dismal working conditions. The preliminary rounds of rigorous structural, fire and electrical inspections by engineering teams have focused on the most vulnerable...

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